Fig. 1238.26

Figs. 1238.26A. B, C: In this plane net of four hinged triangles the dotted line indicates the intersection of a great-circle plane passing through the assembled tetra.

Four edge-bonded triangles of the tetra with great-circle plane passing through.

The same four triangles may be vertex-bonded to describe an octahedron with alternate open and closed faces.

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